GlobalJune 24, 2016

Brexit vote highlighted UK’s discontent with EU, but other European countries are grumbling too

People in a number of other EU countries share the British desire for a less, not more, centralized Europe, and that the debate about the future of the EU will not subside just because the UK has now voted.

HispanicJune 23, 2016

It’s official: Minority babies are the majority among the nation’s infants, but only just

The U.S. is projected to have no racial or ethnic group as its majority within the next several decades, but that day apparently is already here for the nation’s youngest children.

ReligionJune 23, 2016

5 key findings about global restrictions on religion

Government restrictions on religion and social hostilities related to religion decreased somewhat between 2013 and 2014, the second consecutive year of such declines.

GlobalJune 22, 2016

Greeks stand out among Europeans for putting domestic issues before global ones

At a time when many Europeans are looking inward after years of economic and political crises, the Greeks stand out as even more focused on their country’s own problems and as the most wary of global economic engagement.

U.S. PoliticsJune 22, 2016

Key facts about partisanship and political animosity in America

Republicans and Democrats now have more negative views of the opposing party than at any point in nearly a quarter century. These sentiments are not just limited to views of the parties and their policy proposals; they have a personal element as well.

GlobalJune 22, 2016

About four-in-ten of the world’s migrants live in the U.S. or Europe

But the U.S. and Europe are quite different when it comes to their migrant populations’ origin countries.

ReligionJune 21, 2016

Where major religious groups stand on abortion

Abortion is still a difficult, contentious and even unresolved issue for some religious groups.

GlobalJune 21, 2016

5 facts about migration and the United Kingdom

The UK has the fifth-largest immigrant population in the world, at 8.5 million.

June 20, 2016

More older Americans are working, and working more, than they used to

More Americans ages 65 and older are employed than at any time since at least 2000, and they’re spending more time on the job.

GlobalJune 20, 2016

Key facts about the world’s refugees

The number of displaced people was at a record 65.3 million in 2015.